Joint Submission NEDA And PWDA: Productivity Commission Inquiry Into Disability Care And Support

This submission to the Productivity Commission Inquiry which formed an early step in the process toward the creation of a National Disability Insurance Scheme recommends that the NDIS be extended to asylum seekers and persons granted refugee status, all children should be eligible regardless of residency status, individuals who have applied for permanent residency, 457 holders and international students – to afford individuals with disability the same right to participate in these schemes as those without disabilities.

PWDA submission – Word document